Armies of Exigo

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Armies of Exigo
Armies of Exigo cover
Developers
Black Hole Entertainment
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Russia Noviy Disk
Release dates
Windows November 30, 2004
Armies of Exigo at Wikipedia

Warnings

SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see Availability for affected versions).
StarForce DRM for this game does not work on some versions of Windows (see Availability for affected versions).
GameSpy online services have been shut down (see Network for solutions).

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
CD key
SafeDisc 3 DRM[Note 1].
Windows
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
CD key
StarForce 3 DRM[Note 2] (Russian version).
Windows
SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).
StarForce DRM for this game does not work on some versions of Windows (see above for affected versions).

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch 1.4 can be downloaded here.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Armies of Exigo\Save\Profile1

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Armies of Exigo\Save

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
[1]
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound, music and talk.
Surround sound
Subtitles
All conversation dialogue is subtitled; FMV cutscenes have no subtitles.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Russian
German
French
Spanish
Italian

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
12 Versus
Online play
12 Versus
GameSpy services have been shut down;[7] see GameSpy for workarounds.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0b
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Multiplayer GameSpy

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, ME, 2000, 98 SE
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz Intel Pentium processor or AMD Athlon processor equivalent
System memory (RAM) 384 MB (512 MB needed for 3 or more players)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce3 or greater
ATI Radeon 8500 or greater
64 MB or more of VRAM

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10[1] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]
  2. This version of StarForce DRM does not work on Windows Vista or later.[3][4][5][6] For supported versions of Windows the StarForce driver may need to be updated manually using SFUPDATE.

References